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Friday, January 7, 2011

290. Ode On Coffee

Oh coffee, coffee
In the pot,
I like you cold
But prefer you hot.

I like you in the morning
Or afternoon too.
If I don’t have coffee
I come unglued.

Espresso, cappuccino,
I don’t care,
Just give me caffeine
And I’m there!

I walk in the kitchen
And start to pout,
Because when I open the cupboard...
“How can we be out?!”

MOV
("Mother's Oblique Vice")

3 comments:

  1. Great poem!! I had a melt-down yesterday when I fixed my coffee and found out there was no milk. Fortunately, husband was home & he went out & picked up a latte for me.

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  2. This was the story of my life this week. And let me just say, tea doesn't cut it.

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  3. thanks for the reminder! i'm almost out and due for a trip to costco! we drink tea during the week (much faster than our beloved percolator) but if i don't get coffee on the weekends i'm a mean old mama.

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